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Latitude: 56.2085 / 56°12'30"N
Longitude: -2.8283 / 2°49'41"W
OS Eastings: 348718
OS Northings: 702078
OS Grid: NO487020
Mapcode National: GBR 2Q.DSMN
Mapcode Global: WH7SR.J6FT
Entry Name: Laigh Cottage, Main Street, Kilconquhar
Listing Date: 1 February 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 340688
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB8524
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: East Neuk and Landward
Traditional County: Fife
18th century. Single-storey, 4-bay cottage (originally 2 cottages). Door and small window to 2nd bay. Stucco render painted white. Irregular fenestration. Early 20th century cast-iron stand pipe by Glenfield and Kennedy, Kilmarnock, to far right.
Multi-pane glazing to irregularly sized timber sash and case windows. Red pantiles. End stack to E gable.
Laigh Cottage at 26 Main Street, Kilconquhar is a good example of a single-storey dwelling substantially retaining its 18th century character with irregular fenestration and thick rendered walls adding interest of the streetscape. The standpipe, patented in 1902 by celebrated iron foundry Glenfield and Kennedy, Kilmarnock is one of three survivals located along Kilconquhar Main Street.
List description updated, 2012.
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